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Hi,

I have data in ranges from 0-29,30-39,40-49,50,59,60-64, and 65 and over, and sub groups within the age ranges of EE,EC,ES,ESC (all using the same age ranges as listed above).

Each group and subgroup return a different number as well and here is the chart.

EE 0-29 = 1
EE 30-39 = 2
EE 40-49 = 3
EE 50-59 = 4
EE 60-64 = 5
EE 65+ = 6

EC 0-29 = 7
EC 30-39 = 8
EC 40-49 = 9
EC 50-59 = 10
EC 60-64 = 11
EC 65+ = 12

ES 0-29 = 13
ES 30-39 = 14
ES 40-49 = 15
ES 50-59 = 16
ES 60-64 = 17
ES 65+ = 18


ESC 0-29 = 19
ESC 30-39 = 20
ESC 40-49 = 21
ESC 50-59 = 22
ESC 60-64 = 23
ESC 56+ = 24

Please help me with a formula that will be able to incorporate all of this data. I know it will be a complex formula using IF, AND, and OR statements.

Answer
This looks like a job for VLOOKUP. You may also need some MATCH and INDEX in there too.


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